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Guanare is the capital of Portuguesa state in Venezuela. It's known as the birthplace of Venezuela's patron saint, the Virgin of Coromoto. The city was founded in 1591 and is known for its colonial architecture and traditional music scene. Every year, Guanare plays host to the International Llanera Music Festival, a celebration of music, dance, and poetry from the Llanera region. If you're looking for a taste of Venezuelan culture, Guanare is a great place to visit.

If you're thinking about visiting Guanare, we've got you covered with a wide range of flight options. Alternative Airlines tickets over 600 airlines so finding flights to Guanare on our site will be a breeze! To find cheap, flexible flights to Guanare simply enter your departure airport you wish to fly from and choose your travel dates.

Airports near Guanare

There are a variety of airports to choose from when visiting Guanare. Here's 4 airports that serve Guanare.

Simón Bolívar International Airport

approximately 6 hours and 30 minutes drive from Guanare. This is the closest international airport to Guanare, and it offers a wide range of domestic and international flights.


Arturo Michelena International Airport

approximately 4 hours and 30 minutes drive from Guanare. While it is not an international airport, it serves as a regional airport with connections to other cities in Venezuela.


Las Piedras Airport

approximately 3 hours and 30 minutes drive from Guanare. This is another regional airport that offers domestic flights within Venezuela.


Barinas Airport

If you prefer a more local airport, you can consider flying into Barinas Airport in Barinas, Venezuela. It is approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes drive from Guanare. From there, you can take a connecting flight or continue your journey by road to Guanare.

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Buy your flights to Guanare and pay later

Did you know that you can buy your flights to Guanare now and pay later at Alternative Airlines?

With Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL), you have the freedom to spread the cost of your flights to Guanare over time, usually on a weekly, bi-weekly or monthly period! There are interest-free options available, however, you'll need to check this beforehand with the lending provider.

Using BNPL for your flights to Guanare gives you greater flexibility when managing the budget for your flights, ensuring a stress-free trip!

Things to do in Guanare

With a wealth of sights to see in Guanare, here are our top 3:

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Santuario Nacional Coromoto

This religious sanctuary is dedicated to Venezuela's patron saint, the Virgin of Coromoto. The basilica is a beautiful example of colonial architecture and the site holds a special place in the hearts of Venezuelan Catholics. Visitors can learn about the history of the apparition of the Virgin Mary and admire the religious artwork inside the basilica.

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Catedral de Nuestra Señora de Coromoto

Another stunning church in Guanare is the Catedral de Nuestra Señora de Coromoto. Construction of this cathedral began in the 16th century and it features a mix of architectural styles, including Renaissance and Baroque. The cathedral is home to several important religious artefacts, including a statue of the Virgin of Coromoto that is said to be miraculous.

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Plaza Bolívar

In the heart of Guanare's historic centre is Plaza Bolívar, a lively square named after Venezuelan independence hero Simón Bolívar. The plaza is surrounded by colourful colonial buildings, including the government palace and the cathedral. Visitors can relax on a bench and watch the world go by, or enjoy a meal at one of the many cafes and restaurants that line the square.

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